These are the homeworks we assigned for Math Olympiad practice for the fourth and fifth graders at TOPS Elementary School during the 20032004 school year. You are welcome
to use them; however, please let me know that you are using them.
Homework 18  13 May 04  There's Math in My Food!
Homework 17  6 May 04  Get Rich Quick!
Homework 16  29 Apr 04  Polyhedra (For a picture of the five regular polyhedra, Click Here)
Homework 15  22 Apr 04  Pancakes Gone Crazy (For the recipe from which this was adapted, Click Here)
Homework 14  15 Apr 04  Stump the Postman
Homework 13  1 Apr 04  An Even Number World
Homework 12  25 Mar 04  Logic Puzzles (For more problems similar to these, buy the magazine "Math Puzzles and Logic Problems", put out by Dell Publishing.)
Homework 11  18 Mar 04  Barking Dogs
Homework 10  11 Mar 04  Opening and Closing Lockers
Homework 9  4 Mar 04  Connect the Dots, but Don't Lift Your Pen! (Click here for the graphics.)
Homework 8  26 Feb 04  Counting Rectangles (For a more difficult example: click here)
Homework 7  12 Feb 04  Who's the Winner? (For what we did in class, click here)
Homework 6  5 Feb 04  A New Operation
Homework 5  29 Jan 04  Mobius Strips (Thanks PBS Kids)
Homework 4  22 Jan 04  Boxes With No Lid
Homework 3  15 Jan 04  Walking to School
Homework 2  18 Dec 03  Latin Squares
Homework 1  11 Dec 03  Six Fives
Links:
Cool Math!
Copy of Polyhedra we constructed in class
Polyhedra
Knight's Tour Website
Elementary Problem of the Week
Questions? Email me at chanusa@qc.cuny.edu.
